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Yellow River (WI) at Pittsville Stage (ft)Highest Observation: 6.1 ft at 7:00AM May 16, 2024Observed: 6 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2024Observed: 6 ft at 6:00AM May 18, 2024PITW3(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (2:51AM May 21, 2024)ObservedLatest observed value: 6 ft at 6:00 AM CDT 18-May-2024. Flood Stage is 13 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts are not available for the Yellow River (WI) at Pittsville. Only observed stages are available for this point.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 17
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 13
Action Stage: 10
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

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16 Floodwaters are covering Bower Street and portions of County Highways E and B.
14 Bower Street near the park in Pittsville is underwater. Widespread lowland and agricultural flooding is occurring.
13 Riverside Park is flooded and there is widespread lowland flooding in the area.
10.5 Low-lying areas of Riverside Park upstream of the gauge is underwater. Flood stage is at 12.50 feet.
10 Flooding affects are confined to lowland areas along the river including portions of Riverside Park in Pittsville.
(1) Areal flood view looking downstream at 15 feet
(2) Park upstream of the gage. Gage height 9.1 feet.
(3) Upstream of the wire weight gage. Gage height 9.1 feet.
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Latitude: 44.436944° N, Longitude: 90.131667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 13 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other 994.395 ft 1004.395 ft  
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